User talk:Vystrix Nexoth

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Addition of sylphagora to forum comparison[edit]

Might I suggest you add the forum you coded, Sylphagora, to Comparison of Internet forum software, in the appropriate section? Thanks! Talrias | talk 14:09, 4 Apr 2005 (UTC)

Ah, good idea. Thanks. ^.^/ -- Vystrix Nexoth 22:36, Apr 4, 2005 (UTC)
I also suggest that you don't link to your user page from the main article - instead, link to your real name, for example. Linking to your user page is somewhat confusing as it switches from an encyclopediac article to an informal user info page. I'm not explaining that very well, am I? :) Talrias | talk 23:14, 4 Apr 2005 (UTC)
Well, I go strictly by "Vystrix Nexoth" for online endeavours. Though, perhaps a regular Vystrix Nexoth article may be in order (or perhaps ...just another vision... Studios, the name of my website, which can double as an "organization" name)? -- Vystrix Nexoth 23:31, Apr 4, 2005 (UTC)
It's really your call. It's just a suggestion by me! Ignore it at your leisure. ;) Talrias | talk 23:41, 4 Apr 2005 (UTC)

Dennis Hastert[edit]

I noticed that you listed 3 separate sets of dates for Hastert's tenure as speaker. I don't understand why you didn't just list January 6, 1999 to present. You list gaps of 1 day and 4 days between the terms, but there was no other speaker elected during those gaps, so he would have still been the incumbent. It is customary to list a politicians multiple terms as (start of 1st term) - (end of last term or "present"), unless there was a gap like Grover Cleveland. Perhaps you had a reason that I failed to grasp? Rogerd 05:55, 21 Apr 2005 (UTC)

The separate dates were added by DLJessup; I decided to keep them since someone thought they were important enough to mention. My edit was just to add his Representative tenure to the succession tables. -- Vystrix Nexoth 06:01, Apr 21, 2005 (UTC)

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Recent Changes Camp in Portland[edit]

FYI RecentChangesCamp Tedernst | talk 22:24, 10 January 2006 (UTC)

Proposed Georgia Move[edit]

As a past participant in the discussion on how to handle the Georgia pages, I thought you might be interested to know that there's a new attempt to reach consensus on the matter being addressed at Talk:Georgia (country)#Requested_Move_-_July_2006. Please come by and share your thoughts to help form a consensus. --Vengeful Cynic 04:02, 8 July 2006 (UTC)

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{{Barry Levinson Films}}[edit]

Thanks! I realized this afternoon I forgot to pipe the link and when I got home, volia, already done.--Fuhghettaboutit 22:13, 28 March 2007 (UTC)


Del[edit]

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Orphaned non-free image (Image:MainPage-Opera753final-Vystrix Nexoth.png)[edit]

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Alright already. Those browser screenshots were of little importance anyway. Just get rid of them, I don't care. -- Vystrix Nexoth 22:15, 21 June 2007 (UTC)

Hypersudoku SVG images[edit]

Thank you for your nofification. Replied on my talk page. Oceanh 04:05, 6 October 2007 (UTC).

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Hello I am new in wikipedia and interesting in LGBT related topics too. Recently i added new article called <The flavor of corn>. Its about nice Italian LGBT related film created at 1986. But my article was declined becouse of abcent of external links. To my opinion this is not fair, becouse I mentioned the page from IMD. Please help me to approve this article and make it better. Thanks in advance. The link of article is http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia_talk:Articles_for_creation/The_Flavor_of_Corn — Preceding unsigned comment added by 46.70.13.169 (talk) 11:51, 18 February 2012 (UTC)

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